Degas: A New Vision – French Language Learning Resource
DEGAS POUR LES ÉTUDIANTS DE LA LANGUE FRANÇAISE
This resource is designed for students of VCE French, for use in conjunction with Degas: A New Vision and as a supplement to the VCE French Unit 3 /4 Detailed Study topic.
A study of Degas would fit into the following Detailed Study topics:
• Historical perspectives: For example, the influence of the past on the present, famous people and historical turning points, traditions and customs; La Belle Epoque (1890 -1914)
• Arts and entertainment: Life, times and work of a significant figure in the artistic heritage. This resource can also be adapted for use with younger students as a project about famous painters of La Belle Epoque (1890 – 1914) and Impressionisme et Réalisme européen and for the VCE oral examination (along with other famous artists).